Meet Greg Gratton, Owner of Birmingham’s Legendary Green Acres Cafe

Subject Birmingham; Green Acres Cafe; Greg Gratton Description That restaurant was Green Acres Café, which is located in the downtown Birmingham Fourth Avenue Historic District, one of the largest commercial sectors for Black-owned businesses in Alabama and across the Southeast. Creator By Birmingham Times Source https://www.birminghamtimes.com/2022/04/meet-greg-gratton-owner-of-birminghams-legendary-green-acres-cafe/?fbclid=IwAR2W0u-rYtylDaSB2FO8bUKG-3w8iWMsrC4XvcvFtmf8l6ToMcAR05Akg3c Publisher birminghamtimes.com […]

Cavalier Johnson becomes first African American elected mayor of Milwaukee, defeats Bob Donovan in the spring general election

Subject Mayor of Milwaukee; Cavalier Johnson; Elections Description Cavalier Johnson made history Tuesday — and brought a new generation to political power at City Hall — becoming the first African American elected as Milwaukee’s mayor. Johnson, who was born, raised and still lives on the city’s north side, overwhelmed former south […]

Ishmael Reed Among Winners Of Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards

Subject Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards; Literature; Ishmael Reed Description Author, playwright and longtime champion of multiculturalism Ishmael Reed is receiving a lifetime achievement award for his contributions to literature. *Estimated Reading Level: 10th grade – entry level college * Creator Source https://www.huffpost.com/entry/ishmael-reed-award-winning-author_n_624c824de4b068157f7d17b3?d_id=3354897&ncid_tag=fcbklnkushpmg00000047&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook&utm_campaign=us_black_voices&fbclid=IwAR3_Wh5GB0vcQr52oLRoj2iqkAZ6T1fBpN46tj4Q_SDMeoQ2I4yZ-CAGoWI Publisher AP and huffpost.com File

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